How wealthy is Bruno Mars in 2018? The multiple Grammy awards winner, one of the most bankable and biggest pop stars in the world is a multi-instrumentalist, a songwriter, record producer and one good dancer. Just the other day he swept off the Grammy Awards with domination taking home around 6 Grammy Awards.
As of today, the pop star has released three studio albums which have been certified multi-platinum, and in total, he has sold over 130 million records making him among the best-selling music artist of all time. Today we shall reveal Bruno Mars net worth in 2018 and also tell you a few things you probably don’t know about Bruno Mars.
Peter Gene Hernandez is the son of Bernadette San Pedro Bayot and Peter Hernandez. He was born in the state of Hawaii in 1985. His parents were both working in the music industry as the mother was a dancer and a singer while the father a singer. They were the early influence to Bruno Mars music interests. While he was growing up, he impersonated Elvis Presley, and he used to be known as little Elvis.
In Bruno Mars family there are other five children all into the music business. Currently, Bruno Mars is dating model Jessica Caban with whom he is residing at Hollywood Hills.
Bruno Mars started his music career by signing with Motown Records though after a year he was dropped by the label. After the setback, he met Lawrence whom he started writing songs with and after several rejections by different labels they received a call to sell out one of their songs “Lost” which they sold for $20,000. When the sale was successful Mars decided they should write songs for other artists and some of the artists whom Mars has written songs for are Flo Rida, Adam Levine, and Sean Kingston among others.
In 2010 Mars released his debut EP titled It’s Better If You Don’t Understand which was followed by his debut studio album Doo-Wops & Hooligans. The album debuted to position one on Billboard Hot 100 and peaked position three on Billboard 200. As of today, the album has been certified quintuple platinum having sold over 5 million copies. The album was supported by smash hits such as “Just the way you are,” “Grenade,” “Marry You,” “The Lazy Song” among others.
Hi, second studio album titled Unorthodox Jukebox released in 2012 made it to number two on the US Billboard 200 and sold around 6 million copies. The album was supported by singles such as, “Locked Out of Heaven,” “Young Girls,” “When I Was Your Man,” “Moonshine” among others. His third studio album titled 24K Magic which he released in 2016 made it to the R&B and hip-hop charts peaking up the top position, and on Billboard 200 it debuted to number two. As of today, the album has sold around 2 million copies.
On awards & achievements received by Bruno Mars, he has won 88 awards in total and received 231 nominations in his career. Some of the awards he has received 8, “Locked Out of Heaven,” 13 ASCAP Pop Music Awards, 2 BET Awards, 3 Brit Awards, 4 GAFFA Awards, 11 Grammy Awards, five iHeartRadio Music Awards, 3 NAACP Image Awards, among other awards.
Net Worth, Salary & Income
Bruno Mars’s net worth is about $125 million. The source of Bruno Mars’s net worth fortune is the sale of his music. As of today, Bruno Mars has sold over 130 million records globally. Two of his albums have been certified quintuple platinum having sold more than 5 million units while his latest studio album has sold around 2 million units. Another source of Bruno Mars’s net worth figures us earnings from tours where most of his tours have grossed into millions of dollars. Moonshine Jungle Tour grossed around $156 million while 24K Magic World Tour has already grossed $200 million. Writing songs for other artists such as Adele, Rihanna, and other artists also bring in some cash boosting Bruno Mars net worth.
7 Facts You Need To Know About Bruno Mars
Bruno Mars is a well-known artist mostly for his electrifying performances and his dance moves. Today regardless of the much you know about him, we are going to reveal a few things you probably don’t know about Bruno Mars.
1. He is the second artist in history after Michael Jackson to have three songs from all his albums top U.S top singles.
2. As of today, 24 Magic Tour has already grossed over $200 million.
3. Do you know much about his stage name? Well, it came from a wrestler known as Bruno Sammartino.
4. Bruno Mars sisters have a musical group known as The Lylas which tells you music runs in the family.
5. When he was young, he used to impersonate legendary singer Elvis.
6. In 2010 Mars was on the wrong side of the law where he was caught in possession of cocaine. Though he was forgiven for the felony of drug possession he had to pay $200 fine and do 200 hours of community work.
7. Other than singing Mars can play the keyboard, guitar, drums, and bass so well.
Bruno Mars’s net worth in 2019 will doubtlessly be on the rise considering the success of 24K Magic World Tour which has already grossed $200 million. As fans, we can’t wait for his next album hopefully sometime this year.